February 19, 2018

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening Feb. 19-25, 2018 at the West Lafayette campus. Additional information below: exhibitions; ticket purchasing information.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events for the next 4 weeks (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

 

Monday, Feb. 19

-- IRB training: "Navigating the IRB Application Submission Process." For persons at Purdue. Organizer: Institutional Review Board. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room G959 (computer lab). This session will provide training on how to submit an application. Limited space; register by Feb. 16 via email to irb@purdue.edu and include registrant name, email address, and principal investigator's name. (For appointment or walk-in, visit https://www.irb.purdue.edu/contact/.)

-- The Art of InterPlay Workshops presented by Masankho Banda. Organizer: Center for Intercultural Learning, Mentorship, Assessment and Research. Workshops and a community performance. Banda is trained in “Interplay,” a practice meant to build peace, inspire diversity and inclusion and foster healing using dance, music, drums and stories. Faculty and staff workshop at 11:45 a.m. at Black Cultural Center; student workshop at 7 p.m. in STEW, Room 306. News release listing events of BCC's Black History Month observance including this

Tuesday, Feb. 20

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Instructional Presentation Techniques that Engage Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Wilmeth Active Learning Center, Room 2051. Weekly workshop 5 of 10 through April 3 except March 13; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 765-496-6422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- African-American bingo plus adrinka stamping. Organizers: Minority Technology Association and Black Cultural Center for Black History Month. Adrinka is a West African craft. 6 p.m. Knoy Hall, Room B019. News release listing events of BCC's Black History Month observance

-- AAARCC lecture: Simon Tam, musician, activist and disputant in U.S. Supreme Court case regarding the naming of his band. Organizer: Asian American and Asian Resource and Cultural Center; with Brian Lamb School of Communication and the Department of Political Science. 6:30 p.m. Class of 1950 Lecture Hall. News release | AAARCC

-- "PostSecret: The Show." Personal secrets shared, discussed with honest humanity. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $6-$10. Pre-show activity (can make your own postcard) at 6:15 p.m. in Stewart Center west lobby. (Also Wednesday.) Event

Wednesday, Feb. 21

-- Purdue Technology Showcase. Featuring three-minutes presentations of license-ready innovations from Purdue University and the Naval Surface Warfare Center at Crane, Indiana. Organizer: Purdue Research Foundation's Office of Technology Commercialization. 1-5 p.m. Kurz Purdue Technology Center, 1281 Win Hentschel Blvd. in Purdue Research Park of West Lafayette. News release

-- Men's tennis vs. Indiana. 6 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Women's basketball vs. Illinois. 7 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

-- "PostSecret: The Show." Personal secrets shared, discussed with honest humanity. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. 7 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Tickets: $6-$10. Pre-show activity (can make your own postcard) at 6:15 p.m. in Stewart Center west lobby. Event

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, 23, 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Thursday, Feb. 22

-- CILMAR event: Scaling Up: Institute on Intercultural Learning and Mentoring. Day 1 of 2. Organizer: Center for Intercultural Learning, Mentorship, Assessment and Research; part of International Programs. Various topics. Registration: Purdue faculty and staff, $100; faculty and staff from elsewhere, $150. Article

-- Webinar: "The History of Disability Rights." Part 4 of 4: "Civil Rights to Disability Rights." For faculty and staff. Organizer: Disability Resource Center. Presenter: Larry Logue, senior fellow at Burton Blatt Institute and former professor of history at Mississippi College. 1-2:30 p.m. webinar, then 30 minutes of discussion. Krach Leadership Center, Room 260. Article

-- Burton D. Morgan Business Model Competition final presentations and awards. Day 1 of 2. Organizers: Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship; Krannert School of Management. One category on Thursday: Social Track. 1-5:30 p.m. Honors College and Residences North, Honors Hall. Webpage with details of schedule and guest speaker

 -- Books and Coffee series (68th annual). Week 4 of 4. Gordon G. McNickle, assistant professor of botany and plant pathology, on Elizabeth Kolbert's "The Sixth Extinction." Organizers: Department of English and Purdue Student Union Board. 4-4:30 p.m.: Refreshments. 4:30-4:55 p.m.: Talk. STEW, Rooms 302-306. Prize drawing at end of each event available to those present. Series with links to weekly details.

-- President's Colloquia event. For faculty only, by registration. Mark French, professor, School of Engineering Technology, on "Guitar Technology: What We Know and What We Don't." 4-6 p.m. Westwood, the presidential home. Article with link for registering (other dates: March 28, April 24)

-- Purdue Lectures in Ethics, Policy, and Science. "4 Archetypes for Future Food Systems." Paul Thompson, the W.K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food and Community Ethics at Michigan State University. 5:30-7 p.m. Jischke Hall, Room 1001. Series | Article (Other event: March 23)

-- Film screening: "Battle of the Sexes" (2017, biography/comedy/drama, 121 min., English, rated PG-13). A retelling of the famous 1973 woman vs. man tennis match. Film 1 of 8 in Global Film Fest, presented by Asha for Education, Purdue Chapter, with support of 11 Purdue units. 6 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Free. Panel after film. Series website. Schedule subject to change based on film availability. Film (Remaining films on Feb. 26, 27, 28; March 19, 21, 26; April 16.)

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23, 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Friday, Feb. 23

-- Global manufacturing conference: "Managing Global Supply Chain Resiliency." Organizer: Krannert School's Global Supply Chain Management Initiative (GSCMI) Center. 8 a.m.-5:10 p.m. PMU, North Ballroom. 8 a.m. check-in; 8:30 a.m. program. At 2:50 p.m., break to go to STEW, Room 218, for GSCMI Graduate Intercollege Case Competition. Website; registration needed.

-- Burton D. Morgan Business Model Competition final presentations and awards. Day 2 of 2. Organizers: Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship; Krannert School of Management. Two categories plus awards on Friday: 1) Small Business Track. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 2) Open Track. 1-6 p.m. 3) Awards ceremony. 6-6:30 p.m. followed by networking hour. All at Honors College and Residences North, Honors Hall. Webpage with details of schedule and guest speaker

-- Conversations About Inclusion series. For faculty, staff and students. Jay Akridge, provost and executive vice president for academic affairs and diversity, on "Strategies for Inclusion: A Vision for Purdue." Organizer: Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Noon-1:30 p.m. WALC, Room B074. Article with link to register, preferably by Feb. 21; registrants will have first options for seating and lunch.

-- OIE workshop: "The Nuts and Bolts of Faculty Search and Screen." For support staff. Organizer: Office of Institutional Equity. Workshop's focus is on role of support staff with required procedures, document completion and approval process. 1:30-2:30 p.m. Beering Hall, Room 2291. Online registration required by two days before workshop (scroll to #21438); article with link. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OIE in advance at 765-494-6373 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu.

-- Panel: "Building Cultures of Consent: Thinking Through and Beyond the #MeToo Moment Towards a Feminist Movement." An event in the Diversity Matters Series by the Honors College. Moderator: Megha Anwer, clinical assistant professor in the Honors College. Panelists: Faculty members Tithi Bhattacharya, Marlo David and Laurel Weldon. 5:30 p.m. Honors College and Residences South, STEAM Lab. Pizza provided. (See March 6 for follow-up workshop.) Article

-- BCC Coffee House. Sneak preview of the Black Cultural Center Performing Arts Ensembles spring performance. 7 p.m. At BCC, Room MP1. News release listing events of BCC's Black History Month observance

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performances also at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24; also 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- Orlando Consort in "Voices Appeared: Silent Cinema and Medieval Music." Organizer: Purdue Convocations. Classic "The Passion of Joan of Arc" film with a cappella accompaniment. 8 p.m., St. Thomas Aquinas Center, 535 W. State St. Tickets: $22-$28. Pre-show discussion at 7 p.m. Pre-show location TBD. Event

-- American Music Repertory Ensemble in concert. Organizer: Purdue Bands & Orchestras. Jazz vocals and instruments. 8 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Free.

Saturday, Feb. 24

-- Men's tennis: Three matches. • Green Bay vs. Butler at 9 a.m. • Purdue vs. Green Bay at 1 p.m. • Purdue vs. Butler at 6 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- Swimming (women). Boiler-Make-It NCAA Last Chance. All day. Burke Aquatic Center. Free. Women | Men

-- Soccer (women's). Spring exhibition opening game. Purdue vs. Bowling Green. 1:30 p.m. Mollenkopf Athletic Center. Bring chairs or cushions. (Other dates: March 24, 29; April 15, 22; all four at Folk Field.) Free. Article | Schedule

-- Women's basketball vs. Michigan State. Senior Day; Girls and Women in Sports Day. 2 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$10.

-- Phenomena. Student-run variety show. Organizer: Purdue Musical Organizations. 3:30 p.m. WALC, Hiler Theater (first floor). PMO note: This show serves as a fundraiser for the annual student-produced and student-directed Phenomena concert (March 31).

-- Boilermaker Ball. Organizer: Purdue Alumni Association. Theme: "Off to the Races." 5:30 p.m.: Cocktails and silent auction; 6:45 p.m.: Call to dinner; 7 p.m.: Entertainment, remarks, introductions; 7:15 p.m.: Dinner; 8 p.m.: Live entertainment and dancing with music by Endless Summer Band; ends at midnight. Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, 350 W. Maryland St. in downtown Indianapolis. Cost: Association member, $175; nonmember, $200; young Boiler (35 and under), $125; benefactor option for a table available. Reservation required by Feb. 16; URL: www.boilermakerball.org

-- BCC Coffee House. Sneak preview of the Black Cultural Center Performing Arts Ensembles spring performance. 7 p.m. At BCC, Room MP1. News release listing events of BCC's Black History Month observance

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. Performance also at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

Sunday, Feb. 25

-- College Goal Sunday. Statewide locations to help high schoolers and parents with FAFSA and other aspects of financial aid. Organizer: Indiana Student Financial Aid Association. FAFSA online and Spanish interpreter available at this site. 2 p.m. Ivy Tech Community College, 3101 S. Creasy Lane, Lafayette. www.collegegoalsunday.org | Article

-- "The Beaux' Stratagem" by George Farquhar. Purdue Theatre. Directed by Richard Sullivan Lee. Two young men roam around England in this 1707 comedy of manners, seeking love and fortune in some order. 2:30 p.m. Pao Hall, Nancy T. Hansen Theatre. This is the final performance for this production. Tickets: public, $19.50; student, $12.50; senior (62+), $15.50. Rated PG-13. Theatre season

-- Men's basketball vs. Minnesota. 4 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets (non-student): Dynamic pricing applies to single-game tickets. Posted prices: $25-$75.

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "'Moving Parts' by Thomas Lucas and Hummingbird Press Editions." Dec. 15-Feb. 25. Organizers: Black Cultural Center and Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. Lucas is lecturer in art and design at Chicago State University and founder and master printer at Hummingbird Press at Lillstreet Art Center. At art museum, 102 S. 10th St., Lafayette. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. except holidays.  BCC | Museum

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays).
     * National Association of Schools of Art and Design show. Feb. 19-March 2.

-- "We Wear the Mask: The Black Heroes and Sheroes of the Comic Book Universe." Jan. 30-March 30. Black Cultural Center. Comic books and figures. At BCC. Hours: 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 2-8 p.m. Sunday. News release

-- Lawson Computer Science Building. Second floor: "Experience Color: Algorithm & Expression" by Petronio Bendito, associate professor of visual and performing arts. Third floor: "The Intersection of Art and Science" curated by Bendito and Tim Korb, retired assistant head of the Department of Computer Science. Open during building hours. News release

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. Gameday promotions in association with varsity events

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. Hours (during semester):

* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.


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